Sofia 107

March 2013

Towards Humanity

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  • Front cover image Piero della Francesca, Mural: The Resurrection. (1463-5)
    Museo Civico, Sansepolcro
  • Back cover image Inverness Street Market, Camden Town.
    Drawing by John Cook given to the Editor.



  • Ramy by Jane Duran
  • Felix Randall by Gerard Manley Hopkins


  • Liberation theology. John Pearson reviews A Just Church by Chris Howson
  • Ethics. Dominic Kirkham reviews Changing how we Live by Robert Hinde
  • Bible. David Hatton reviews The Good Book. A Secular Bible by A.C Grayling
  • Theology. Carol Palfrey reviews God’s Favourite Colour is Tartan by Tim Firth
  • Poetry and Prose. Helen Bellamy reviews Not as the Crow Flies by Anne Ashworth

Regulars and Occasionals

  • Letters
  • SOF Sift by Bobbie Stephens Wright
  • Radio Rockall
  • As I Please. Cicely Herbert visits Greenwich at Longitude Zero